Cotoneaster tomentosus C.A. Mey

Rosaceae


Morphology

N , 100-300cm

Ecology

mountain and subalpine meadow

Chorology

S-European montane

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary, simple perforation, vessel diameter 20-40 ┬Ám, fibers with large pits, fibers thin-to thick-walled, parenchyma apotracheal, rays uni and biseriate, heterocellular with prostrate cells and heterocellular with 2-4 rows of upright cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

With tangential arranged groups of sclereids, with prismatic crystals, multilayered periderm with regular arranged cells.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
 
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 
Bark
 

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